Meet the Coaches & Instructors
Asakorn ( Art ) Sirisujarittham
Art started dancing at the age of 5. He grew up in the states and participated in numerous Dance Competitions. He taught his first dance class in the US when he turned 16. While majoring in Dance, Art was a Parade Performer at Disneyland. Since moving back to Thailand he has been teaching and choreographing for different projects such as Academy Fantasia, Tata Young Dhoom Dhoom Tour, the movie “Hangover 2” and “To Be Number One” organization, headed by Princess Ubonrat. He is eager to continue his teaching career here at ISB where he is choreographer and instructor for Tap.
Chayapong (Gam) Kornchanok
Gam studied Ballet Royal Academy of Dance (RAD)UK, Spanish Dance from Spanish Dance Society, Jazz Dance in USA. She was a scholarship dance student from El Camino College, Los Angeles, USA (Class of 2009) and a former dance artist of Funderburk Dance Company, Los Angeles, USA .
She is the founder of Choreart Dance School of Bangkok (CDSB) Is a Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) registered ballet teacher since 2008, a registered teacher of Spanish Dance Society since 2008 and an ATOD (Australian Teachers of Dancing) registered teacher since 2018.
She teaches Ballet & Jazz. She has been a dance instructor & choreographer with Panther Dance (ASD) at ISB since 2010 and has also taught/choreographed at NIST & Bangkok Patana School and taught at Aree School of Dance Arts
Kasempan (Game) Wannatong
Game is a Dancer with over 10 years’ experience and has participated in numerous dance competitions including 2019 World Hip Hop International and has performed in many shows domestically and overseas including the 2017 Cannes Film Festival. He has taught at the Choreart Dance Studio, the Wellington College International and the Mozart Academy. He joined Panther Dance (ASD) in August 2020.
Hip Hop is his passion, and he teaches Hip Hop because “it seems to be the basis leading to comprehension of other movements”.
Jaleea has been performing, dancing & choreographing since a child. She has been involved in stages, site-specific events, and commercial work. She holds a MA in Dance Education from Cal State Long Beach, is an AZ certified Secondary Teacher, and a Pilates Instructor. She is the head of Dance at ISB. She has taught many different dance styles Contemporary, Jazz, Ballet, Salsa, Musical Theater, West African, Belly dance, Tai Chi & other Martial Arts, etc) and teacher / choreographer for her Contemporary Class with Panther Dance. We are very grateful that she is the Panther Dance Stage Manager of the annual performance, and she says “I also love working behind the scenes as Stage Manager and Lighting Designer for dance as well as music videos and dance films”.
Sarah holds M.S. Multidisciplinary Studies in International Education, SUNY Buffalo State a B.A. Child Development, California State University, Chico and was in Dance Department, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA
She holds an International Teaching Certificate, Teacher Training Center (TTC/PTC) Miami, FL completed Brain-Compatible Dance Education, Summer Dance Institute for Teachers, Seattle, WA a Gyrotonic & Gyrokinesis certification, SF Gyrotonic, San Francisco, CA and Pilates Certification with Honors, Long Beach Dance Conditioning, Long Beach, CA. Sarah has been with Panther Dance (ASD) since 2016 teaching and choreographing Hip Hop and Fusion Composition
Varattha ( PleNoi) Phongthananikorn
She studied Ballet under Royal Academy of Dance and Dance in Australia at Chapel Street Dance Studio. She was a Dancer with Bangkok Ballet Theatre and was selected to join performances with Jeune Ballet de France. Her qualifications include Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Certificates in Creative Dance, Pre-primary, Primary in Dance, Grade 1, 2, 3 :Australian Dance Association (ADA) Certificates in Federal Association of Teachers of Dancing Jazz and Ballet : Progressing Ballet Techniques (PBT) Certificate :Yoga WYA World Yoga Alliance, certified :Yoga Alliance, certified.
PleNoi has been teaching and choreographing at ISB for 15 years with Panther Dance (ASD) and has taught at Dance Space Studio, British School of Bangkok and Happy Studio Thonglor.in the styles of Ballet, Jazz, Creative Dance, Dance Therapy
Yoona is a former professional dancer who trained at the Royal Ballet School of Antwerp, London Contemporary Dance School and The Ailey School, New York. She has been awarded top prizes at international dance competitions including 1st Grand Prize Duet, 6th International Contemporary Dance Competition of Paris, 1994. Yoona has a Professional Dancer’s Teaching Diploma from the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD), a Teaching Diploma from Australian Dance Association (ADA) in Modern Jazz and is certified in Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT). She has more than twenty-five years of teaching and choreographing experience in Ballet, Pointe, Jazz and Contemporary dance and has been with Panther Dance (ASD) instructing and choreographing for 15 years.